Pussy, king of the pirates

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Picador, Jun 1, 1996 - Fiction - 277 pages
25 Reviews
An adult novel about the exploits of a prostitute who journeys from a whorehouse in Alexandria through an unidentified city to Brighton Town, England. The plot is a mixture of fantasy, dreaming and general words and images. The author has 10 novels to her credit, plus a collection of stories, a screenplay and a play. Australian edition of a novel first published in the US.

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User Review  - Dtql - Goodreads

Transgressive fiction, isn't an everyday kind of a affair, and for a good portion of the book I had the nagging feeling that I was not part of the intended audience. The more I read, the more I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jan magdalene - Goodreads

hard to get into. i dunno entirely how i feel about the style... once i was past the first 60-ish pages i got into it and enjoyed it, but the whole thing was almost a bit boring. i'm sure i will read more kathy acker though, because it did manage to pique my interest. Read full review

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